United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service
End of Watch: Sunday, January 1, 2012
Park Ranger Margaret Anderson was shot and killed while attempting to stop a fleeing suspect near the Longmire Ranger Station in Mount Rainier National Park.
Ranger Anderson had served with the National Park Service for 11 years, 4 years at Mount Rainier. Her husband, Eric, and two young children, Anna and Katie, survive her. Eric Anderson also serves as a park ranger at Mount Rainier.
WSLEA, on behalf of its members, was honored to contribute to the family of Margaret Anderso